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PeaceSmiths Long Island Coffeehouse on Fri. Nov. 2, 2018

Coffeehouse in Long Island on November 2, 2018. Music to celebrate peace, justice, and the environment. This month: Midnight Gypsy Caravan and The Dainty Ducks. Plus- Open Mic: music, poetry, sharing.

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Continue Reading October 27, 2018 at 11:06 am Leave a comment

Friday, May 4th: PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse

PeaceSmiths May Coffeehouse

Friday, May 4

8pm

George Mann, singer/songwriter
Classic folks and labor songs

and

Frank Imburgio and Porchlight,
multi-instrumentalist
(First time at PeaceSmiths!)

PLUS
Open Mic!
(Maybe you?)
*
We will collect vegetarian non-perishable food stuff for L.I. Food not Bombs aka Community Solidarity.
$7 at the door. More if possible, less if necessary.
Directions:
First United Methodist Church, 25 Broadway, Amityville, New York 11701 (The “last church on the left” going south on Rte 110)
PeaceSmiths is dedicated to peace, justice, and the environment. 
About the performers:
George Mann
Activist, original songwriter. Guitarist and singer of classic folk and labor songs of struggle. George has worked in the labor movement and tours Australia and the west coast each year, as well as many appearances on his home coast. His set will be part concert, party history lesson and plenty of sing-a-longs.
Frank Imburgio and Porchlight
First time we are having Frank at our Coffee House. Frank is a multi-instrumentalist singer/songwriter. Frank devotes his talent to causes such as food, coat, and toy drives. His CD “Life Stories” will be available. He will be accompanied by Porchlight bass and violin
 

April 19, 2018 at 10:58 am Leave a comment

2018: PS Coffeehouse 1/5/2018

Peacesmiths Monthly Coffee House

Friday, January 5, 2018

8:00 P.M.

This month features:

Eli Maniscalco will do his guitar stylings and very original songs for the Coffee House. Eli has played the coffee house and venues all over Long Island.

and

Tom Ryan will play originals and covers. Tom’s songs touch the heart.

plus

OPEN TIME! Maybe you! (music, poetry, songs, and everything welcome)

Info and directions: (more…)

December 30, 2017 at 3:09 pm Leave a comment

PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse: Friday, March 3rd on Long Island

PeaceSmiths, a Long Island group dedicated to peace, justice, and the environment will host our monthly coffeehouse on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8pm.

PeaceSmiths March Coffeehouse
with music by Gary Ivan and Pete Mancini
and
Open Mic!

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 
at 8 PM
Pete Mancini, singer/songwriter, an acoustic set
Pete is the lead singer of “Butchers Blind”, a local alternative/Americana/folk rock band
This is Pete’s first appearance at our coffee house

and
Gary Ivan, singer/songwriter
Gary is also a visual artist and a PeaceSmiths favorite.
He used to design the Coffee House flyers for the mailing back in the day.
Gary hosted several very cool Open Mics in Huntington.
and
Open Mic — maybe you?!
Come share discussion about the current state of politics and the presidency.

Literature table for sharing info on music, art, poetry, activism, demonstrations, and marches.

More info and directions:

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February 23, 2017 at 11:26 am Leave a comment

2017: Jan 6th PS Coffeehouse with jazz and more…

PeaceSmiths January Coffeehouse
PeaceSmiths
January 2017
Coffee House
Friday, January 6, 2017 
at 8 PM
Jimi Durso and his band: Jimi, an old friend and performer at PeaceSmiths, will do his jazz thing with bandmates, Matt Klein and Eli Mansicalco.
Billionaire Brian will do his funny, poignant, and original songs.

and

Open Mic: Maybe you!

(More info and directions at the readmore)

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January 6, 2017 at 6:18 pm 1 comment

Fri. May 6th: PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse with the Triceratones

PeaceSmiths Long Island Coffeehouse
Friday, May 6, 2016
at 8pm

The PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk Music, Poetry, and Whatever Coffeehouse presents…

Triceratones In The Round! with Rorie Kelly, Pauline Salotti, Martha Trachtenberg and
Claire Raby. Rorie Kelly: Dynamic singer, guitarist, and original song writer. Her New CD Rising Rising Rising is awesome. Pauline Salotti: WUSB FM personality. Original songwriter & performer. Martha Trachtenberg: Singer, songwriter, member of multiple bands! Claire Raby: singer, songwriter, vocalist, and the Triceratones’ official fashion director.

Open Time, we got a time at the end for you, if you got a song poem, jokes, or hurrahs.

$7 at the door. We collect vegetarian non-perishable food items for Long Island Food Not Bombs. Cans of vegetables, canned fruit, or bags of rice are good.

Directions: 

PeaceSmiths is held at: First United Methodist Church in Amityville:  25 Broadway Ave, Amityville, NY (Broadway is actually the south-most end of RT 110, near Merrick Road/Montauk Highway.) Our location is a long walk, or a short bike ride from the Amityville LIRR Station.

For more info or directions, leave a message at (631) 798-0778. PeaceSmiths’ Activist Hotline. (It’s external voicemail. May take a few days to get back with you.) (If you are in a rush, or need directions, call your favorite PeaceSmithie friend.)

Please bring your peace, justice, environmental, occupy, and activist fliers for our literature table. Open Time is great for songs, dances, (short) speeches, poems, and/or something funny to share!

PeaceSmiths, Inc. is a nonprofit organization for peace, justice, and the environment.

April 18, 2016 at 8:18 pm Leave a comment

Fri. April 1st: PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse with George Mann

PeaceSmiths Long Island Coffeehouse
Friday, April 1, 2016
at 8pm

The PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk Music, Poetry, and Whatever Coffeehouse presents…

George Mann: George Mann is making his Long Island appearance at the Coffeehouse. George is a political/social troubadour. A dying breed. He is an amazing songwriter. His show is part concert, rally, and history lesson. He writes songs of peace and labor and is back from his Australian tour. George has released many CDs, and his latest “Portraits” is very good.

Chris Connolly: Chis J. Connolly is a singer-songwriter from Staffordshire, England, who now lives on Long Island. (more…)

March 26, 2016 at 9:17 am Leave a comment

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Fri. June 7, 2019
8pm
PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse
Last of the season!

*
Open Mic!Fri. May 3rd

8pm
PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse
Samuel Miller, Singer-songwriter
Open Mic!

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The PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse is the first Friday of the month, from October to June.

Public Access TV

PeaceSmiths Monthly Coffeehouse and Monthly Forum can sometimes be seen on Public Access TV on the Woodbury Cable system channel 20 on the following shows:

Church of Comedy

Harmony Rising

Banner Photo

The banner photo is PeaceSmiths friends and banner in Washington, D.C. for a peace march on January 27, 2007. Susan is waving on the left, above the "e". Photo copyright Merly Thinanyi of Thihanyi Photography in Valley Stream.